Tag: Plant Structure

  • Q&A on plant structure and function

    Q&A on plant structure and function

    Q: What is the primary function of plant leaves? A: The primary function of plant leaves is to perform photosynthesis, where they convert sunlight, carbon dioxide, and water into glucose and oxygen. Additionally, leaves also facilitate gas exchange and transpiration. Q: How do plant roots contribute to the overall health of a plant? A: Plant…

  • Plant structure and function

    Plant structure and function

    Let’s delve into more detail about plant structure and function: Plant Structure: Roots: Function: Roots have several essential functions, including anchoring the plant in the soil, absorbing water and minerals, and storing carbohydrates. Types: Taproots: A single, large, central root, typical in dicotyledonous plants. Fibrous roots: A network of fine, slender roots, common in monocotyledonous…